Microsoft recently placed a prototype of a self-contained data centre 30 feet under water in the Pacific Ocean. Photograph: Microsoft/NYT

(...) underwater server containers could also help make web services work faster. Much of the world’s population(...)

Chinese children in Beijing wait for their train to set off  to their home town for the spring festival, or lunar new year. The auspicious Year of the Monkey begins on February 8th. Photograph: Fred Dufour/AFP/Getty Images

(...) “healthy” in Chinese, which is multicoloured and has prompted snarky web commentators to compare it to a(...)

Papers dealing with the State’s response to the outbreak of violence in the North in 1969:  by investing in a digital archive, State departments will be able to transfer emails, business files, digital images and other electronic records to the National Archives. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

(...) permission and returns for taxation are now almost exclusively web-based. Some receive emails in the hundreds(...)

Genealogical roots: there is no doubt that a revolution in access to records has taken place.

(...) becoming web-centric, researchers having long realised what a marriage made in heaven existed between(...)

From left to right, Isolde Johnson, co-founder of Cool Beans; Maria Byrne, co-founder of Mor Irish Gin; Ronan O Dalaigh, CEO SedCo and moderator, Ronan Costello, Public Policy Team Twitter. Photograph: Katie O'Neill

(...) web summit but with a modest budget, no wifi connectivity issues, overpriced sambos or Paddy Cosgrave(...)

(...) another, it shows the complicated web you get when you are an artist signed to a major record label who(...)

Google and Facebook are busy creating AI programmes that can beat the pants off human players at the ancient Chinese board game Go

In his latest best-selling book Superintelligence, Oxford techno-philosopher Nick Bostrom warns of the dangers of developing artificial intelligence w(...)

Song of the Deep: action-adventure game

Video game retailer GameStop has long been the middleman but has now branched out to become the publisher for a new title from Insomniac Games, the st(...)

Twitter: young adults who are classified as heavy users of social media were far more likely to experience sleep disturbances that their peers

All that time spent on Snapchat, Tumblr and Twitter may be the reason you’re not sleeping well. According to a study from the University of Pittsburgh(...)

 Viceland’s  Creative Director Spike Jonze with Balls Deep host Thomas Morton. (Photo by Jerod Harris/Getty Images for A+E Networks)

(...) web series presented by Action Bronson - already one of the best cookery shows in the world. Ellen(...)